TN Men’s Chorale

The Chorale is comprised of men who serve as music ministers, worship leaders, or worship pastors in Tennessee Baptist churches. The group is a favorite at the annual state conventions. They also present local church concerts, and are involved in mission tours singing the gospel in other states and countries. The CHORALE is an organization of the Tennessee Church Music Conference.

2020-2021 TBCMC Officers

Joe Fitzpatrick

First Baptist Church, Nashville


Jeremy O’Neal
President Elect

First Baptist Church, Paris


Scott Williams
Past President

First Baptist Church, Lenoir City


Sam Leslie

South Harriman Baptist Church, Harriman


Adam Stanford
West TN Vice-President / Assistant Secretary / Treasurer

Rock Hill Baptist Church, Lexington


Michael Brown
Middle TN Vice-President
Grace Baptist Church, Tullahoma


Bob Hull
Middle West TN Vice-President

First Baptist Church, Lexington


Joel Ogle
Middle East TN Vice-President
First Baptist Church, Pigeon Forge


Bradley Gray
Lower East TN Vice-President


Aaron Franklin
Upper East TN Vice-President
First Baptist Church, Greeneville

Future President Elect (2021-2022)

TN Ladies Chorus

This group formed in 2001, is comprised of women involved in music leadership in their Tennessee Baptist churches. Female music ministers, church pianists, organists, graded choir leaders, soloists, or ensemble directors are included. A recommendation from the music minister of the church where the TLC candidate is a member is required. Singers handle their own expenses, and/or are assisted by their own church.


Lynn Sharenberger– President
Gordonsville First Baptist Church, Gordonsville, (615) 489-2296

Michelle Guy– President-Elect
Crievewood Baptist Church, Nashville, (615) 308-2884

Kim Allen– Past President
Springhill Baptist Church, Paris, (731) 243-4516

Angie Tate – Secretary/Treasurer
Cherry Mound Baptist Church, White House, (615) 974-3253

Debbie Rogers – West TN Representative
Mount Hermon Baptist Church, Savannah, (731) 925-2907

Teresa Wood – West TN Representative
West Jackson Baptist Church, Jackson, (731) 571-5581

Nancy Shelton – Middle TN Representative
Crievewood Baptist Church, Nashville, (615) 331-5548

Paula Zimmer – Middle TN Representative
Highland Park, Columbia, (931) 698-5424

Amy Beard– Middle TN Representative
New Grove Baptist Church, Ardmore, (931) 433-9142

Leigh Ann Leslie – East TN Representative
South Harriman Baptist Church, Harriman, (865) 717-0735

Melody Turner – East TN Representative
Oak Ridge First Baptist Church, Oak Ridge, (865) 924-5076

Worship & Music CDs for Purchase

Then Sings My Soul (2013)

Tennessee Ladies Chorus and Tennessee Men’s Chorale with the Nashville Praise Symphony

We Are Not Alone (2009)

Tennessee Ladies Chorus and Tennessee Men’s Chorale with the Nashville Praise Symphony

Sing and Be Not Silent (2005)

Tennessee Ladies Chorus and Tennessee Men’s Chorale

Total Praise (2002)

Tennessee Ladies Chorus with Tennessee Men’s Chorale

Proceeds received for all Tennessee Baptist Church Music Conference groups’ recordings are used to assist the group in mission engagement.

All CDs are $10 each (shipping is included)

Two ways to order:

Send check (make payable to TBCMC) to:

Sam Leslie
PO Box 125
Harriman, TN  37748


Purchase Online

Please contact the Worship & Music Team at 615.371.2061 or if you have any questions.